Virginia scores winning TD with 1:22 to go to drop Georgia Tech football to a hard-luck 4-4 on the season
Georgia Tech football's defense clamped down on Pitt to spark 35-17 rout
Georgia Tech football boasts a relatively inexperienced but talented, confident and hungry defensive line
Georgia Tech football has no shortage of potential leaders with varying leadership styles
"Flying around" was a term heard frequently following Georgia Tech football's exciting spring game
Georgia Tech football defeated North Carolina, 33-7, on September 30th, 2017 at Bobby Dodd Stadium.
USATSI Gallery - Pittsburgh @ Georgia Tech
The Yellow Jackets open 2017 on Labor Day against the Volunteers in the Chick-fil-A Kickoff Classic.
Check out the USATSI photo gallery from the TaxSlayer Bowl.
USATSI Gallery - Virginia @ Georgia Tech
2016 (Junior): Appeared in all 13 games as a key reserve at defensive end … tallied 32 total tackles, good for second on the team among non-starters (behind only special-teams ace Chase Alford’s 33) … Despite limited playing time, ranked second on the team with 5.5 tackles for loss and led the squad with 12 quarterback hurries … opened the season with five tackles, two tackles for loss, a sack and a forced fumble against Boston College (Sept. 3) … Bookended a four-game homestand with tackles for loss against Mercer (Sept. 10) and Miami (Oct. 1) … Set a career high with six tackles, including another TFL, at Pittsburgh (Oct. 8) … Recorded 11 of his 12 QB hurries during a six-game span from Sept. 10 (Mercer) through Oct. 15 (Georgia Southern) … Closed the regular season with 11 tackles over the final four games, including four apiece at No. 18 Virginia Tech (Nov. 12) and versus Virginia (Nov. 19) ... was in on a tackle for loss in TaxSlayer Bowl win over Kentucky (Dec. 31).
2015 (Sophomore): Played in 11 games, making three starts ... Finished season with 13 tackles, 3.0 tackles for loss, one sack, and one forced fumble ... Recorded two tackles, one sack and forced fumble vs. Alcorn State (Sept. 3) ... Added two tackles vs. Tulane (Sept. 12) ... Had two tackles, one TFL and one QB hurry at Notre Dame (Sept. 19) ... Made two solo stops and tackle for loss of four yards at Duke (Sept. 26) ... Made one solo stop and one pass breakup vs. North Carolina (Oct. 3).
2014 (True Freshman): Played in eight games ... Had five tackles, including three solo and half-tackle for loss ... Registered career-high four tackles, including half-tackle for loss of two yards, vs. Clemson (Nov. 15) ... Recorded first career tackle at NC State (Nov. 8).
High School: Played one season of football under coach David
Personal: Full name is Antonio Maurice Simmons ... Born Feb. 10, 1996 ... Son of Antonio and Tonya Simmons ...
Tackles: 6, twice - last at No. 7 Clemson, Oct. 28, 2017
Solo Tackles: 6 at No. 7 Clemson, Oct. 28, 2017
Tackles for Loss: 2.0, twice - last vs. Pittsburgh, Sept. 23, 2017
Sacks: 2.0 vs. Pittsburgh, Sept. 23, 2017
Forced Fumbles: 1, four times - last at No. 7 Clemson, Oct. 28, 2017
Pass Breakups: 1 vs. North Carolina, Oct. 3, 2015
Quarterback Hurries: 3 vs. No. 14 Miami (Fla.), Oct. 1, 2016
Blocked Kicks: 1 at Virginia, Nov. 4, 2017 (punt)